RESEARCH SPECIALIST

Job no: 227964-AS
Work type: Staff-Full Time
Department: CALS/DAIRY RES, CTR FOR
Location: Madison
Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Food Science, Nutritional Science, Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists



Position Summary:

This position will provide analytical support for the Center for Dairy Research related to dairy products.

The UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences is committed to maintaining and growing a culture that embraces diversity, inclusion, and equity, believing that these values are foundational elements of our excellence and fundamental components of a positive and enriching learning and working environment for all students, faculty, and staff.

Position Duties:

List of Duties

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion

Degree and Area of Specialization:

B.S. degree in Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Food Science, or close related field

Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:

A minimum of 1 years' experience working in an analytical laboratory setting is required. Experience in the chemical analysis of foods using various analytical instruments is highly desirable. Experience/familiarity with techniques such as gas chromatography, ion chromatography, HPLC, and microscopy is preferred. The successful candidate must possess excellent communication skills and have the organizational ability to perform multiple tasks.

Additional Information:

This position may be required to work on weekends and holidays if critical analytical time points fall on such days.

Department(s):

A071300-COL OF AG & LIFE SCIENCES/DAIRY RES, CTR FOR

Work Type:

Full Time: 100%

Appointment Type, Duration:

Ongoing/Renewable

Salary:

Minimum $35,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Instructions to Applicants:

To being the application process please click on the "" button. You will be asked to upload a resume and cover letter briefly describing your qualifications relevant to the position.

Contact:

Carmen Huston
huston@cdr.wisc.edu
608-262-3416
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )





Official Title:

RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN) or ASSOC RESEARCH SPEC(T16FN)

Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Renewable

Job Number:

227964-AS

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find information about how to make a request at the following website: https://employeedisabilities.wisc.edu/disability-accommodation-information-for-applicants/

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is engaged in a Title and Total Compensation (TTC) Project to redesign job titles and compensation structures. As a result of the TTC project, official job titles on current job postings may change in Fall 2020. Job duties and responsibilities will remain the same. For more information please visit: https://hr.wisc.edu/title-and-total-compensation-study/ .

Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.

The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).

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Applications Open: Oct 26 2020 Central Daylight Time
Applications Close: Dec 5 2020 11:55 PM Central Standard Time

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